Celebrating twenty years
The old carbon-filament electric lamp was essentially a fine graphite filament in a vacuum
In traditional warfare, you try to make holes in the opposition
Anyone who has any laboratory teaching experience can tell you how difficult it can be to get students to follow instructions
Electrochemistry has revolutionised the chemical art
Beset by continuing political haggling over the license fee.
My first memory of being taught chemistry is being told to learn the names of all the elements, in order.
When the magazine New Scientist was started in 1958, each reviewer also got a little brown sample of 'silly putty'
Which chemist's work has touched the most lives? Marie Curie? Louis Pasteur? Joseph Lister?
From time to time I translate public relations documents on progress in science and technology
Chemistry has long been regarded as the ugly sister of high school subjects
Forensic scientists are cool, calculating, oddly attractive, and wear expensive sunglasses
How can an atomic system (like you or me) be conscious?
I suppose you know that Margaret Thatcher started out as a chemist
In every issue of RSC News, I look at the 'deaths' column
'Every man has his price,' said Robert Walpole
Sunny day for mobiles and MP13s
Picture the scene
Biodegradable dishwasher tablets
© Royal Society of Chemistry Registered charity number: 207890
Site powered by Webvision Cloud